World of Warcraft: Warlords of Draenor launches this fall, digital pre-orders open

Additional level 90 boosters also available now at £40/$60 apiece

Blizzard is now taking digital pre-orders for World of Warcraft: Warlords of Draenor ahead of a newly confirmed autumn launch window.

Those who pre-order the long-running MMO's fifth expansion pack will receive an instant level 90 character boost.


Players who want to boost multiple characters now have the option to purchase additional level 90 character boosts directly through the game for £40/$60 apiece.

Announced in November 2013, Warlords of Draenor features a new continent, lets players build and upgrade garrisons, gives character models a visual update, and raises the level cap to 100, among other features.

The Warlords of Draenor Standard Edition (physical and digital versions available) can now be pre-purchased at a suggested retail price of £34.99/$49.99. The Digital Deluxe Edition (£49.99/$69.99) contains the following in-game bonuses for World of Warcraft and other Blizzard titles, each of which will be made available in-game at the time of pre-purchase:

  • World of Warcraft-Dread Raven Mount and Dread HatchlingPet: Swoop down from the dark of night on theblack-winged Dread Raven, a mortal progenyof Anzu, and devour your prey in your next Pet Battle with theadorably ferociousDread Hatchling.
  • StarCraft II-Warchief Portraits:Summon the strength of two of the most fearsome Iron Horde warchiefs-Grommash Hellscream and Blackhand-as you clash in the Koprulu sectorin StarCraft II.
  • Diablo III-Warsong Pennant: Brandish this battle-torn pennant on your back, and channel the rage of the Warsong Clan against the demonic forces of Sanctuary in Diablo III.

A retail-exclusive Warlords of Draenor Collector's Edition will be priced at £64.99/$89.99. Available at select retailers, it will come with the bonus items featured in the Digital Deluxe Edition as well as a hardcover art book, a behind-the-scenes two-disc Blu-ray/DVD set, a CD soundtrack, and a Warlords of Draenor mouse pad.


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